Plaque Elks Building, Jacksonville, FL.
The Elks Club Building is a historic site in Jacksonville, Florida. It is located at 201-213 North Laura Street. As its name implies it was once a headquarters for the local chapter of The Elks. On March 9, 2000, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places, because of the historic influence of Elks establishments in the US communities. It was built in 1925-26 by Architect Roy A Benjamin in the Mediterranean style
This plaque was placed on the building. It says as follows :
On this site, January 14, 1874, The Florida Medical Association was founded in the office of Abel Seymour Baldwin, MD.
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